'Thompson01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Thompson of Bradfield, Thompson of Elsham, Thompson of Haversham

Collins reports that "Of this family which came out of the North, and settled in Hertfordshire" was ...
Robert Thompson or Cheston, Hertfordshire (a temp Henry VIII who d 1547)
1. Maurice Thompson of Cheshunt or Cheston
  m. Catherine Hervey (dau of John Hervey of Potterells)
  A. Robert Thompson of Wootton (Watton), Hertfordshire (a 1634)
  m. Elizabeth (dau of John Halshead (Harflet or Halfhead) of Watton (Wootton))
i. Maurice Thompson of Haversham (b 1604, bur 1671)
  Collins identifies Maurice's wife as Ellen, daughter of John Owen "a descendant of the ancient family of the Owens in Pembrokeshire", whilst Carthew names her "Hellen Owen of Wales", but TCP (Haversham) names her as ...
  m. Dorothy (or Ellen) Vaux (d c1673, dau of John Vaux of Pembrokeshire)
  a. Sir John Thompson, Sheriff of Buckinghamshire, 1st Bart, 1st Lord of Haversham (b c1648, d 01.11.1710)
  m1. (14.07.1668) Frances Annesley (b c1648, d 03.03.1704/5, dau of Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey)
  (1) Maurice Thompson, 2nd Lord of Haversham (b 1675, d 11.04.1745)
  m1. Elizabeth Smith (d 21.02.1711/2, dau/heir of John (not Christopher) Smith of Hertfordshire)
(A) Elizabeth Thompson
  m. (1724) John Carter of Weston Colville
  (i) Elizabeth Carter
  m. _ Hall of Wratten Park (General)
  (a) John Hall of Weston Colville
(b) Elizabeth Anne Hall
  m. John Morse of Sprowston Hall
  (B) Anne Thompson (dsp 1737)
  m. Richard Reynolds (son of Richard, Bishop of London)
  m2. (16.08.1737) Elizabeth Annesley (d 05.11.1772, dau of Richard Annesley, 3rd Lord Altham)
  (2) George Thompson (dsp)
(3) Helen Thompson
  m. Thomas Gregory (rector of Tudding or Toddington)
  (A) John Wentworth Nanzianzen Gregory
  (i) Frances Annesley Gregory
  m. (1772) Robert Austen of Shalford
  (4) Elizabeth Thompson
  m. Joseph Grange or George
  (5) Mary Thompson (d 22.01.1718)
  m. (06.01.1701-2) Arthur Annesley, 5th Earl of Anglesey (dsp 01.04.1737)
  (6) Frances Thompson
  m. (1705) Thomas Armstrong (b 1661, d 07.01.1747-8)
  (7) Martha Thompson (d 09.02.1715)
  m. (28.04.1704) Sir John Every, Bart of Eggington
(8) Catherine Thompson
  m. _ White
  (9) Dorothy Thompson
  m. _ Beckford (captain)
  (10) Althamia Thompson (d 22.10.1745)
  m. (Matthew) Priaux (Priaulx) of Bristol
  m2. (10.05.1709) Martha ?? (b 1647, bur 13.03.1724, widow of _ Grahame)
b. Robert Thompson of Culpho probably of this generation
  (1) Susannah Thompson (d 07.07.1742)
  m. (07.08.1683) Sir Robert Dukinfield, 1st Bart of Dukinfield (b c1642, d 06.11.1729)
  c. Catherine Thompson
  m. Sir John Wittewronge of Rothamstead
  d. daughter
  m. _ Oldfield
  e. Martha Thompson
  m. Nicholas Correllis (Corsellis) of London
  f. Elizabeth Thompson
m. Sir Joseph Alston, Bart of Chelsea (d 14.03.1688-9)
  ii. George Thompson of Bracklesey (b 1607, a 1650, Colonel, MP)
  a. son (dsp)
  iii. Sir William Thompson of Osterley an&d Bradfield (b 1612, 4th/5th son)
  m. Elizabeth Warner (dau of Samuel Warner, son of John, son of Robert of Ratcliff)
  a. Sir Samuel Thompson of Bradfield
  m1. Mary Buller (dau of George Buller (not Butler), son of Sir Richard of Shillingham)
  (1) William Thompson of Bradfield (dvp)
  m. Mary Ask
  (A) Samuel Thompson of Bradfield (d 1735)
  m. Eleanor Springale (dau of Francis Springale of Sussex)
  (i)+ issue - William of Bradfield then Reading (a 1740), Maurice of Bradfield (dsp), Eleanor
  (2) Samuel Thompson
  (A) 2 daughters
  (3) Roberrt Thompson of Saxmundham (bur 16.11.1716)
  m. Susanna Brown (d 1726, dau of Arnold Brown of Bilend)
  (A) Margaret Thompson (d 1725)
  m. Anthony Burward of Woodbridge (son/heir of Anthony)
(B) Susanna Thompson in Woodbridge (d unm 1725)
  (4) George Thompson (dsp)
  m. ??
  (5) Thomas Thompson (d 1722, Consul at Tunis)
  (A) Thomas Thompson (a 1740)
  (6)+ 5 daughters
  m2. Sarah (relict of Henry Powell or Towell of London)
  b. Elizabeth Thompson
  m. (1664) Sir Thomas Hooke, Bart
  iv. Robert Thompson of Elsham (Lincolnshire) and/or Newington Green (Middlesex) (b 1621, d 1694, Major)
  a. William Thompson of Elsham (b 1654, d 1678)
  m. Elizabeh Glover
  (1) William Thompson (d 1728)
  m. Judith Ashurst (dau of Sir William Ashurst of London)
  (A) William Thompson of Elsham
  m. Elizabeth Gore (niece of Hon. Colonel Gore)
  (i) Mary Thompson
  m. Humphrey Edwin of St. Alban's
  (a) Elizabeth Edwin
  m. Thomas Corbett of Daneham
  (B) Robert Thompson
  b. Joseph Thompson
  (1) Joseph Thompson of Nonsuch Park
  c. Frances Thompson
  d. Mary Thompson
  m. Thomas Wheatley
  e. Elizabeth Thompson
  m. Stamp Brookshank of Hackney
  v. Elizabeth Thompson
  m. _ Stokes (parson of Wootton)
  a.+ issue - John, George, Anne, Mary, Elizabeth, Ellen
  v1.+ other issue - Patrick/Paul (b 1611, dsp), Dennis (dsp), 2/3 daughters

Main source(s): Collins (1741, vol 4, Thompson, Lord Haversham) with input/support from BE1883 (Thompson of Haversham), BEB1841 (Thompson of Haversham), Lipscomb (Bucks, vol 4, 'Pedigree of Thompson, Baron Haversham, and Baronet', p188), 'The Hundred of Launditch and Deanery of Brisley' (G.A. Carthew, 1877, Part 3, 'Pedigree of the Thomson (sic) family', p469+)
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